The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 13 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 20.31% 20.00% 11.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.52% 45.45% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 9
Average salary £28,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 35.94% 44.00% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 24
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
South East

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

.NET
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Sussex region.

.NET Salary Trend in Sussex

.NET
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Sussex

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 19 (59.38%) C#
4 16 (50.00%) SQL
5 14 (43.75%) C++
6 11 (34.38%) MVC
6 11 (34.38%) TDD
6 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
7 9 (28.13%) C
7 9 (28.13%) Marketing
8 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (25.00%) OO
8 8 (25.00%) Java
8 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 8 (25.00%) ADO
8 8 (25.00%) SOAP
8 8 (25.00%) Windows
8 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (25.00%) WinForms
9 6 (18.75%) Scrum
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (18.75%) CSS
9 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.75%) RAD
9 6 (18.75%) RUP
9 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
10 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (15.63%) WPF
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) CMS
1 4 (12.50%) Drupal
1 4 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) MS Access
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (28.13%) Marketing
2 5 (15.63%) Investment Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Software Developer
3 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
3 9 (28.13%) C# Developer
3 9 (28.13%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
2 8 (25.00%) ADO
2 8 (25.00%) SOAP
2 8 (25.00%) WinForms
3 6 (18.75%) CSS
4 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (15.63%) WPF
5 4 (12.50%) LAMP
5 4 (12.50%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Android
3 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) MVC
1 11 (34.38%) TDD
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.00%) OO
3 6 (18.75%) Scrum
3 6 (18.75%) RAD
3 6 (18.75%) RUP
3 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.50%) SOA
5 3 (9.38%) Android Development
5 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Web Design
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) C#
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) C++
4 9 (28.13%) C
5 8 (25.00%) Java
5 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.63%) VB
8 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 4 (12.50%) PHP
8 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft